Sun 12 August 2012
Medieval swordsmanship with Hotspur School
Shows at intervals throughout the day between 11am and 4pm , please check times on arrival.
Free with Admission to Alnwick Castle
The Hotspur School of Defence pursue the study of Europe's traditional fighting arts with a particular focus on swordsmanship between the years 1300 and 1700.
The ethos of the school is to research, practise and uphold the teachings and legacy of the original historical masters of defence, and where better to do this than the ancestral home of Harry Hotspur, one of England's most famous knights?